Cineglobe (2018) CERN, Genève CH
360 Virtual Reality & 180 Dome Experience
A commissioned collaboration between Sarah Jane Pell and David G. Barnes. Co-Produced by Monash Immersive Visualisation Platform.
Mars Olympiad is one outcome of the 'Bending Horizons 360' experiments devised by Sarah Jane Pell and David G Barnes for the Mars Desert Research Station Crew 188 Analogue Mission 2018. Explore the life of a Martian with a virtual reality visit to the Mars Desert Research Station. Observe ritual co-operation, community, competition of art and scene-making in this extraordinary new world. Cinematic performance art on Mars analogue spacewalks. Related 360 6K works: Rock Stars, Warriors, GreenHab, and Relay. Total run time: 07:11.
Mars Olympiad, 2018 (360 Virtual Reality, 180 Dome) Sarah Jane Pell & David G. Barnes in collaboration with Mars Desert Research Station MDRS Crew 188, Utah US 2018.
Staring: SARAH JANE PELL, RYAN KOBRICK, RENEE GARIFI, ZAC TROLLEY, JULIA DE MARINES, TATIYAMA TASUNARI. On location MARS DESERT RESEARCH STATION, MDRS Crew 188, Southern Utah US 2018. Post Production: DAVID. G. BARNES, DANIEL WAGHORN, SARAH JANE PELL. Writer/Director/Producer: SARAH JANE PELL.
This project is part of the Performing Astronautics project assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.
This work was co-produced by Monash University with support from the Monash Immersive Visualisation Platform during an artist residency 2018-2019. It premiered at the Cineglobe Festival, CERN Genève, CH 2018 (in 180 Dome & 360 VR format); and Life at the Edges Exhibition, Science Gallery Dublin, UK 2018 (in 360 VR).